Butterflies and Moths of North America

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New York

Sighting Record 1271433

Region: 
United States
New York
Tompkins County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.539694756794624, -76.54842732278694

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 23, 2020 - 14:34
Suggested Identification: 
Papilio polyxenes
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1271429

Region: 
United States
New York
Tompkins County
Location Notes: 
Roy H Park Reserve, Dryden, NY
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.42748815173398, -76.33280854099374

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 13:09
Suggested Identification: 
Enodia anthedon Northern Pearly-eye
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1271351

Region: 
United States
New York
Tompkins County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.45926883861724, -76.477159155491

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 12:26
Suggested Identification: 
Duskywing Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1271343

Region: 
United States
New York
Cayuga County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.79655024328438, -76.33728327642002

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 23, 2020 - 17:15
Suggested Identification: 
White-banded Toothed Carpet
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1271299

Observation Notes: 
Hot and humid outdoors, about 74° F. Moth was hidden in corner of an air-conditioned mobile office. The moth was slow to react and seemed lethargic and/or disoriented. Once caught and released outside, the moth would fly for a short time before landing on the ground and fluttering it's wings before eventually taking off again and landing a short while after to repeat the behavior.
Region: 
United States
New York
Richmond County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.620743, -74.1908767

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 07:00
Suggested Identification: 
Estigmene acrea
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth